Oakam Overview

  • www.oakam.com
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 51 to 200 Employees
  • 2007
  • Company - Private
  • Lending
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CompetitorsUNKNOWN

Our story began in 2006, when founder Frederic Nze recognized that financially excluded consumers were unable to access affordable and convenient credit. Oakam was created to bring simple and transparent financial services to those overlooked by traditional institutions, ...
Mission: At Oakam we’re on a mission to make financial services accessible to millions of people across the UK. Help us make this a reality!

Oakam Reviews

2.8
47%
Recommend to a Friend
52%
Approve of CEO
Frederic Nze
Frederic Nze
85 Ratings
18 Nov 2020
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"good for experience"

Former Employee - Team Leader in Croydon, England
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Oakam full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Learn a lot
meet some good people

Cons

value for old staff
the pay rise is something hard to get
never keep promises
bad higher management

Advice to Management

speak to your staff individually, do not just follow what your operations manager says.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Oakam

2.0
(1 Review)

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Oakam Interviews

Experience
Positive64%
Negative32%
Neutral5%
Getting an Interview
Applied online64%
Employee Referral14%
Other9%
Difficulty
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    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Oakam (United Kingdom)

    Interview

    Had a phone interview, followed by a face to face interview. Thought it went well. The manager was great & friendly.
    Never heard back, this is where HR could improve in their skills by making the effort to in letting people know instead of leaving them in the dark.
    Interview

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Company Updates

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29 Aug 2017

Julie Haugen, Oakam CPO, on Gamification: loyalty in everyone’s best interests. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQc6L

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24 Aug 2017

Frederic Nze, Oakam CEO, on the role of mobile technology in opening up credit access to millions of unbanked consumers.

Oakam Awards & Accolades

  • Best Digital Launch of the yearFStech Awards2016
  • Best Alternate LenderCredit Today Awards2016

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